DBMS > Adabas vs. Microsoft SQL Server vs. TerminusDB
System Properties Comparison Adabas vs. Microsoft SQL Server vs. TerminusDB
Please select another system to include it in the comparison.
|Editorial information provided by DB-Engines|
|Name||Adabas denotes "adaptable data base" Xexclude from comparison||Microsoft SQL Server Xexclude from comparison||TerminusDB former name was DataChemist Xexclude from comparison|
|Description||OLTP - DBMS for mainframes and Linux/Unix/Windows environments used typically together with the Natural programming platform||Microsofts relational DBMS||Scalable Graph Database platform making enterprise data available by exploiting inferred entities and relationships|
|Primary database model||Multivalue DBMS||Relational DBMS||Graph DBMS|
|Secondary database models||Document store|
|Developer||Software AG||Microsoft||DataChemist Ltd.|
|Current release||SQL Server 2017, October 2017||1.0, 2018|
|License Commercial or Open Source||commercial||commercial restricted free version is available||Open Source GPL V3|
|Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud service||no||no||no|
|DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) Database as a Service|
Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
|Implementation language||C++||Prolog, Rust|
|Server operating systems||BS2000|
|Typing predefined data types such as float or date||yes||yes||yes|
|XML support Some form of processing data in XML format, e.g. support for XML data structures, and/or support for XPath, XQuery or XSLT.||no||yes||no|
|SQL Support of SQL||yes with add-on product Adabas SQL Gateway||yes||SQL-like query language (WOQL)|
|APIs and other access methods||HTTP API with add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway|
SOAP-based API with add-on software Adabas SOA Gateway
Tabular Data Stream (TDS)
RESTful HTTP API
WOQL (Web Object Query Language)
|Supported programming languages||Natural||C#|
|Server-side scripts Stored procedures||in Natural||Transact SQL, .NET languages, R, Python and (with SQL Server 2019) Java||yes|
|Partitioning methods Methods for storing different data on different nodes||yes, with additonal products like Adabas Cluster Services, Adabas Parallel Services, Adabas Vista||tables can be distributed across several files (horizontal partitioning); sharding through federation||Graph Partitioning|
|Replication methods Methods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodes||yes, with add-on product Event Replicator||yes, but depending on the SQL-Server Edition||Journaling Streams|
|MapReduce Offers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methods||no||no||no|
|Consistency concepts Methods to ensure consistency in a distributed system||Immediate Consistency||Immediate Consistency|
|Foreign keys Referential integrity||no||yes||yes|
|Transaction concepts Support to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of data||ACID||ACID||ACID|
|Concurrency Support for concurrent manipulation of data||yes||yes||yes|
|Durability Support for making data persistent||yes||yes||yes in-memory journaling|
|In-memory capabilities Is there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.||no||yes|
|User concepts Access control||only with OS-specific tools (e.g. IBM RACF, CA Top Secret)||fine grained access rights according to SQL-standard||Role-based access control|
More information provided by the system vendor
We invite representatives of system vendors to contact us for updating and extending the system information,
|Related products and services|
|3rd parties||Navicat for SQL Server gives you a fully graphical approach to database management and development.|
Navicat Monitor is a safe, simple and agentless remote server monitoring tool for SQL Server and many other database management systems.
Dremio is like magic for SQL Server accelerating your analytical queries up to 1,000x.
DBHawk is a web-based data management Tool for a SQL Server database.
ERBuilder provides all the features you would expect from a professional database modeling and design tool.
General SQL Parser: Instantly adding parsing, decoding, analysis and rewrite SQL processing capability to your products.
SQLPro for MSSQL: A simple but powerful Microsoft SQL Server database client available on iPhone and iPad as well as macOS.
We invite representatives of vendors of related products to contact us for presenting information about their offerings here.
|Adabas denotes "adaptable data base"||Microsoft SQL Server||TerminusDB former name was DataChemist|
|DB-Engines blog posts|
The struggle for the hegemony in Oracle's database empire Microsoft SQL Server is the DBMS of the Year Architecting eCommerce Platforms for Zero Downtime on Black Friday and Beyond
Microsoft SQL Server is the DBMS of the Year Architecting eCommerce Platforms for Zero Downtime on Black Friday and Beyond
Architecting eCommerce Platforms for Zero Downtime on Black Friday and Beyond
|Conferences and events|
PASS Summit 2019
|Recent citations in the news|
Software AG: Q3 Due On October 22 - Wait For A Further Pullback
Software (ETR:SOW) PT Set at €34.00 by Baader Bank
Software (ETR:SOW) Given a €34.00 Price Target by Baader Bank Analysts
Software AG Announces New “Adabas & Natural 2050” Agenda
Lack of software expertise stymies IoT app development - Tracking The Internet of Things
provided by Google News
Microsoft Expands IoT And Edge Computing Portfolio With Windows And SQL Server
SQL Server takes a turn towards Kubernetes and big data
Accelerating Database Recovery with SQL Server 2019
Why SQL Server 2008's End of Life Should Be on Feds' Minds
Benefit from SQL VM Resource Provider when self-installing SQL Server on Azure - Microsoft
provided by Google News
Senior Software Developer/Analyst
ADABAS NATURAL Programmer
Software Engineer II (ADABAS & Natural)
Cobol or Natural/Adabas Programmer
Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
BI Developer I
Share this page